The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 32 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Selenium 24 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.11% 1.89% 1.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.26% 21.57% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.19 £47.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
95 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.27% 8.78% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 17 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.38 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.03% +1.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +2 11 £438 -2.77% 2
Rickmansworth - 8 £356 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 32 (76.19%) Scrum
4 31 (73.81%) WebDriver
5 28 (66.67%) Java
6 24 (57.14%) BDD
6 24 (57.14%) Gherkin
7 23 (54.76%) Test Automation
7 23 (54.76%) JIRA
8 22 (52.38%) Finance
9 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
10 19 (45.24%) ATDD
10 19 (45.24%) SoapUI
10 19 (45.24%) TDD
11 18 (42.86%) Spring
11 18 (42.86%) Test Scripting
12 17 (40.48%) JBehave
12 17 (40.48%) JUnit
13 16 (38.10%) Manual Testing
13 16 (38.10%) Confluence
13 16 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (35.71%) Automation Testing
14 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
14 15 (35.71%) Kanban
15 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
15 14 (33.33%) Open Source
15 14 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
16 13 (30.95%) RESTful
16 13 (30.95%) Maven

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (38.10%) Confluence
2 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) DB2
1 5 (11.90%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 36 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 31 (73.81%) WebDriver
3 23 (54.76%) JIRA
4 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
4 19 (45.24%) SoapUI
5 17 (40.48%) JBehave
5 17 (40.48%) JUnit
6 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 13 (30.95%) Maven
8 8 (19.05%) JMeter
8 8 (19.05%) TeamCity
9 7 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (16.67%) NUnit
10 6 (14.29%) FitNesse
11 5 (11.90%) Appium
11 5 (11.90%) Robot Framework
12 4 (9.52%) Mockito
12 4 (9.52%) Moq
13 1 (2.38%) Hudson
13 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Automation Tester
1 15 (35.71%) Tester
2 9 (21.43%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java Automation Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Selenium Tester
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Automation Test Lead
5 5 (11.90%) Test Leader
5 5 (11.90%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Developer in Test
6 4 (9.52%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Portfolio Test Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Gherkin
2 18 (42.86%) Spring
3 13 (30.95%) RESTful
4 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
5 9 (21.43%) J2EE
6 5 (11.90%) HTML
6 5 (11.90%) Web Services
6 5 (11.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) Scrum
3 24 (57.14%) BDD
4 23 (54.76%) Test Automation
5 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (45.24%) ATDD
6 19 (45.24%) TDD
7 18 (42.86%) Test Scripting
8 16 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (38.10%) Manual Testing
9 15 (35.71%) Automation Testing
9 15 (35.71%) Kanban
10 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Open Source
11 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
12 12 (28.57%) Test Strategy
13 10 (23.81%) System Testing
14 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
14 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) Ruby
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 9 (21.43%) hybris
3 5 (11.90%) IBM
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) JDA
5 1 (2.38%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.38%) Sybase